May 02, 2006

Edinburgh's Disgrace at Beltane


If you come to Beltane for the first time, and you're up the hill early enough, get a spot in front of the National Mounment (or Edinburgh's Disgrace.) We didn't know this and so when the action started, we had to push our way through to get a bit of a view of the fire rituals. We didn't get terribly close so this is one of those put your camera in the air and hope for the best photos.

5 comments:

Nerissa said...

Always sucks to be far away from the action. Happens all too often to me. How long have these Beltane festivals been going on in Edinburgh?

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Louise said...

You may have already explained this earlier- but why is it called Edinburgh's disgrace?

MoonSoleil said...

This fire is out of control
I'm going to burn this city
Burn this city

(Sorry, I just had to think of Franz Ferdinand with this scottish picture and all the fire... =)

Nicola said...

Wow, looks very impressive!

Grant F said...

Louise - see the post in 19th April for the info.

Thanks moonsoleil...Franz ferdinand are great!!